Bloomberg Quicktake: Now published this video item, entitled “LIVE: Cuomo Denies Sexual Harassment Claims in AG Investigation | Top News” – below is their description.
(Aug. 3) President Joe Biden called on Andrew Cuomo to resign after the release of a state report finding that the New York governor sexually harassed multiple women, created a “climate of fear” in his office and violated federal and state laws.
Biden and House Speaker Nancy Pelosi, the nation’s two most senior Democrats, on Tuesday both joined a chorus of politicians from both sides of the aisle demanding Cuomo step down. Cuomo, also a Democrat, responded defiantly earlier in the day, insisting he’d done nothing wrong and calling the probe by New York Attorney General Letitia James biased.
The president said he thought Cuomo should resign in response to a reporter’s question at a White House briefing Tuesday afternoon. Pelosi said in a statement, “Recognizing his love of New York and the respect for the office he holds, I call upon the Governor to resign.”
—Bloomberg Quicktake: Now YouTube Channel
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